The appointment of Abhay Ojha as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Zee Media Corporation (ZMCL) has been approved by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB).
In February, the company had informed BSE that they have considered Ojha's candidature for appointment as CEO – designated as key managerial personnel (KMP) - of the company and advised the management to file the necessary application with the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (MIB).
The company now informed BSE that, "Abhay Ojha is appointed as the Chief Executive Officer (designated as Key Managerial Personnel) of the Company, with effect from May 2, 2023, at such remuneration and terms as approved by Board."
Ojha is currently designated as the Chief Business Officer (CBO) of the company. Having more than 20 years of experience, he possesses knowledge in the Media Broadcast, Digital Transformation, Short Video Application, Social Commerce and Digital distribution, FMCG and Home Shopping.
Previously, he was the CEO of Changa App and founder of Audit Next Research Services India. Ojha carries experience of working with the various industries/companies like Star TV, Shop CJ India, Zee Entertainment Enterprises, Indusind Media and Communication, Turner and Hindustan Unilever.
ZMCL had appointed Ojha as Chief Business Officer of the company in November 2022.